1st Earthquake Of This Year Hits West Bengal’s Dakshin Dinajpur


Balurghat: An earthquake with a magnitude 4.2 on Richter scale struck West Bengal’s Dakshin Dinajpur in the wee hours of Friday.

According to IMD, the earthquake had a latitude of 25.4 N and Longitude of 88.8 E with a depth of 32 Km.As per reports, the tremors were felt at around 2.30 AM.

Earthquake of Magnitude:4.2, Occurred on:27-04-2018, 02:24:22 IST, Lat:25.4 N & Long: 88.8 E, Depth: 32 Km, Region:Dakshin Dinajpur,West Bengal.

No casualties or damage to property has been reported so far. Earlier on April 10, tremors were felt in Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh. The magnitude of the earthquake was recorded to be at 4.6 on Richter Scale.